The Beauty Of Picture Books and the Arts in General Are a Comfort During Turbulent Times. Even a Mouse Named Frederick Knows That!
Frederick by Leo Lionni Honored posthumously in 2007 with the Society of Illustrators Lifetime Achievement Award, Leo Lionni’s homage to Aesop’s fable of “The Ant and the Grasshopper” has a simple and central moral theme, as do many of his books, interwoven with his use of collage in this Caldecott Honor Book. It’s a small […]
As we come to mid-March here at The Snuggery, and, as [...] read full post ->
Happy St. Patrick’s Day And What Better Day Than Today to Meet “Fin M’Coul: The Giant of Knockmany Hill” By Tomie dePaola
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“Fight the Night” by Tomie dePaola “Hey Tomie! This Picture Book Couldn’t Have Come at a Better Time”
For those of you that read Liz’s Book Snuggery, [...] read full post ->
Stuck in the House Because of School Closings? Create a Family Reading Tradition and Allow Young Readers to Catch Up On a Ton of New and Classic Reads!
With the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, parents, and [...] read full post ->
I have always found family history stories fascinating; [...] read full post ->
It’s The Little People in “Tim O’Toole and the Wee Folk” : An Irish Tale Told and Illustrated by Gerald McDermott
“Tim O’Toole and the Wee Folk” An Irish [...] read full post ->